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Grain lower, livestock mixed

CHICAGO – Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was 5.25 cents lower at $4.6740 a bushel; March corn was 1.25 cents lower at $3.6720 a bushel; March oats were 1 cent higher at $1.9720 a bushel; while March soybeans was 1.25 cents lower at $8.7320 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork were mixed the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was .60 cent lower at $1.3505 a pound; March feeder cattle was .33 cent lower at $1.5620 a pound; April lean hogs was .15 cent higher at $.7040 a pound.